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Exciting Lightweight Showdown Headlines Dana White’s Contender Series

Catch all the action from Dana White’s Contender Series at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Exciting lightweight showdown between George Hardwick and Abdul-Kareem Al-Selwady takes center stage. Don’t miss out!

In a thrilling night of fights at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, Dana White’s Contender Series delivered yet another action-packed event. The main event featured a highly anticipated lightweight clash between George Hardwick and Abdul-Kareem Al-Selwady. Additionally, the co-main event showcased a battle between light heavyweights Ibo Aslan and Paulo Renato Jr. Let’s dive into the exciting matchups and see how the fighters fared.

George Hardwick vs. Abdul-Kareem Al-Selwady

The main event of the evening promised fireworks, and it did not disappoint. Hardwick and Al-Selwady engaged in a back-and-forth war, showcasing their striking skills and grappling prowess. Both fighters demonstrated incredible heart and determination, but it was Hardwick who emerged victorious in a hard-fought battle.

Ibo Aslan vs. Paulo Renato Jr.

In the co-main event, Aslan and Renato Jr. put on a show for the fans. The two light heavyweights exchanged heavy blows, leaving the crowd on the edge of their seats. Aslan’s powerful strikes proved to be the difference-maker, as he secured a stunning knockout victory over Renato Jr.

Hyder Amil vs. Emrah Somnez

Amil and Somnez entered the octagon with something to prove. Both fighters showcased their skills in a closely contested bout. After three hard-fought rounds, Amil emerged victorious, earning a well-deserved unanimous decision victory.

Eduarda Moura vs. Janaina Silva

Moura and Silva stepped into the cage with a lot on the line. The two women put on a technical display, with Moura’s striking and Silva’s grappling on full display. After a closely contested battle, Moura secured a unanimous decision victory, solidifying her spot as a rising star in the women’s division.

Cameron Smotherman vs. Charalampos Grigoriou

Smotherman and Grigoriou kicked off the main card with an explosive matchup. Both fighters came out swinging, looking to make a statement. In the end, it was Smotherman who showcased superior striking and secured a TKO victory, setting the tone for an unforgettable night of fights.

Stay tuned for more updates and highlights from Dana White’s Contender Series, where the next generation of MMA stars are born.